Togo Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Togo unemployment rate for 2019 was 2.04%, a 0.04% decline from 2018.
  • Togo unemployment rate for 2018 was 2.08%, a 0.05% decline from 2017.
  • Togo unemployment rate for 2017 was 2.13%, a 0.05% decline from 2016.
  • Togo unemployment rate for 2016 was 2.18%, a 0.03% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Togo Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 2.04% -0.04%
2018 2.08% -0.05%
2017 2.13% -0.05%
2016 2.18% -0.03%
2015 2.20% 0.04%
2014 2.16% 0.03%
2013 2.13% 0.07%
2012 2.05% 0.07%
2011 1.98% -0.41%
2010 2.39% -0.40%
2009 2.80% -0.25%
2008 3.05% -0.52%
2007 3.57% -0.66%
2006 4.23% -0.16%
2005 4.39% -0.08%
2004 4.47% -0.06%
2003 4.53% 0.01%
2002 4.52% 0.07%
2001 4.46% 0.00%
2000 4.46% -0.02%
1999 4.49% 0.06%
1998 4.43% -0.01%
1997 4.43% -0.02%
1996 4.45% 0.02%
1995 4.43% 0.01%
1994 4.42% 0.02%
1993 4.40% 0.12%
1992 4.28% 0.06%
1991 4.22% 0.06%